Telehandler

JCB Adds Sigma to North American Dealer Network

Date: 19-06-2018 / Author: kscally
Sigma JCB

SAVANNAH, Ga. – JCB expanded its North American dealer network with the addition of Sigma JCB, a division of Sigma Equipment, located in Miami.

Manitou Introduces Three 74-Hp Telehandler Models

Date: 22-05-2018 / Author: kscally
Manitou MTA Easy74 telehandler

WEST BEND, Wis. – Manitou unveiled the 74-hp MTA Easy74 telehandler range for the North American market, which includes three models: the MTA 6642 Easy74, the MTA 8044 Easy74, and the MTA 10055 Easy74.

Pettibone Enhances Design With Extendo 944X Telehandler

Date: 15-05-2018 / Author: kscally
Pettibone telehandler

BARAGA, Mich. — Pettibone’s next-generation Extendo 944X telehandler provides several new design updates.

With its newly designed boom, the 944X offers maximum lift capacity of 9,000 lbs., max forward reach of 30 ft., and max lift height of 44’6”. Its formed boom plates adds strength while reducing weight. The design also minimizes boom deflection for more control and accuracy when placing loads.

Dieci Introduces Fixed, Rotating Telehandlers

Date: 15-05-2018 / Author: kscally
Dieci telehandler

Dieci unveiled two new telehandlers at Intermat in Paris, a fixed Icarus 50.18 model and a rotating Pegasus 50.26 model.

Known as the I11.60 for the U.S. market, the 50.18 features a new cab with increased visibility and a new chassis with a modular development that brings a standardization of its components to reduce maintenance costs. It includes a low-noise 85.1-kW Kubota engine, new hydraulic system, and new Dieci software for its hydrostatic transmission with full electronic control.

JCB Eliminates Aftertreatment From 12K-Lb. Telehandler

Date: 10-05-2018 / Author: kscally
JCB 512-56 Telehandler

SAVANNAH, Ga. — JCB introduced its 512-56 Loadall telescopic handler with a 74-hp JCB EcoMAX engine, claiming it is the world’s first 12,000-lb. telehandler that requires no diesel particulate filter (DPF), no diesel engine fluid (DEF), and no other engine aftertreatment. 

The new 74-hp 512-56 telehandler incorporates the high-torque 74-hp JCB EcoMAX engine from the company’s 510-56 telehandler, with enhancements to achieve 14% more available power and an 11% increase in power-to-weight ratio. 

JCB Moves Telehandler Production to North America

Date: 09-05-2018 / Author: kscally
JCB telehandler production change

SAVANNAH, Ga. — JCB is bringing production of the 505-20TC Loadall compact telescopic handler to its North American headquarters and manufacturing facility near Savannah. 

Work to install the new production line has begun, with full-rate production planned for September. The Savannah facility will continue to manufacture JCB skid steer and compact track loaders, and military construction machines. 

Magni: New Rotating Telehandler Offers Highest Lifting Capacity for Category

Date: 01-05-2018 / Author: kscally
Magni 8.25 SH

Magni introduced its newest rotating telehandler, the RTH 8.25 SH, at Intermat in Paris, claiming it offers the category’s heaviest lifting capacity in the world at 17,600 lbs.

The lifting capacity is 4,400 lbs. more than the RTH 6.46 SH, which hit the market in 2017.

The 8.25 SH features a maximum lifting height of 81 ft., a maximum forward reach of 69 ft., and a total unladen weight of 52,910 lbs.

Manitou Unveils New Aerial Platforms, Telehandlers, Forklifts at Intermat

Date: 25-04-2018 / Author: mlarson

The Manitou Group went all out at this year’s Intermat trade show in Paris and introduced at least eight new or improved lifting and access products, all aimed at optimizing total cost of ownership.

Deutz Diesel Engine Debuts in Skyjack Telescopic Handler

Date: 18-04-2018 / Author: kscally
Deutz TCD 2.2 L3 diesel engine

NORCROSS, Ga. – Skyjack’s new compact telescopic handler introduces the high-torque, 75-hp, Tier 4 Final Deutz TCD 2.2 L3 diesel engine. 

Both the SJ519 TH telescopic handler and the Deutz engine debuted at the 2018 ARA Rental Show in New Orleans.

Liebherr, Magni Partner on Slewing Drives for Telehandlers

Date: 12-04-2018 / Author: kscally
Magni telehandler

The Liebherr Components division and Magni Telescopic Handlers Srl signed an agreement for the delivery of drives for Magni machines.

Liebherr will introduce its three-stage slewing drives to the telehandler market, which will enhance the precision and stability of RTH machines.

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